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Amazon Business Store Arrives with Free Two-Day Shipping

Amazon Business Store Arrives with Free Two-Day Shipping

Amazon has announced the launch of Amazon Business (www.amazon.com/business), a new marketplace on Amazon.com that combines the selection, convenience and value customers have come to know and love from Amazon, with new features and unique benefits tailored to businesses. Amazon Business provides easy access to hundreds of millions of products – everything from IT and lab […]

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Seattle Parking Has Gone Valet — Citywide — with the Luxe App Treatment

Seattle Parking Has Gone Valet — Citywide — with the Luxe App Treatment

A new on-demand, valet parking service known as Luxe has hit the streets of Seattle. Now you can drop off and pick up your car from anywhere in Downtown, Belltown, Pioneer Square, Capitol Hill or South Lake Union wherever it’s most convenient and have your parking included in the fee, all for a maximum of $15! The Uber of parking, […]

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Jukely, the Netflix of Concerts, Goes Live in Seattle

Jukely, the Netflix of Concerts, Goes Live in Seattle

Following successful launches in New York City, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Austin, Chicago and Miami, the “all you can eat” club and concert subscription service known as Jukely has landed in Seattle to offer music fans an endless buffet of an unlimited number of live shows in E-city for just $25 per month. Shows range from premiere […]

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Zillow and University of Washington to Host “Hack Housing: Empowering Smarter Decisions” — A Weekend Hackathon

Zillow and University of Washington to Host “Hack Housing: Empowering Smarter Decisions” — A Weekend Hackathon

With participation from the White House, U.S. Department of Commerce and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD); Scheduled for Feb. 6-8 at Zillow Tower in Seattle  Zillow is hosting a weekend hackathon whereby developers will be asked to come up with creative solutions to make it easier for first-time homebuyers, low-income renters and […]

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Mobile App Helps Seattle Residents ‘Un-Deck the Halls’

Mobile App Helps Seattle Residents ‘Un-Deck the Halls’

 If Seattle residents hear a ‘click, click, click’ this week, it’s not Santa’s reindeer. More than likely it’s holiday-weary neighbors using their new smart phones and tablets to clean the house. Storrage, a rapidly-growing provider of self-storage home pick-up and delivery to the Seattle-area, today launched a new holiday app – called Un-Deck the Halls – […]

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Seattle Pacific University and <em>Image</em> Journal Link Content & Culture Across the Literary World

Seattle Pacific University and Image Journal Link Content & Culture Across the Literary World

  Poetry, Prose and PERL Make an Incredible Mark on the World of Language by Madison B. Holup Founded in 1891, Seattle Pacific University (SPU) shares some compelling links between the literary and digital worlds. A good number of these connections are exemplified by the award-winning literary journal published on campus and entitled Image. An acclaimed […]

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American Hustle: Gigabit Squared Fiber Deal for Seattle Blacks Out

American Hustle: Gigabit Squared Fiber Deal for Seattle Blacks Out

Gigabit Squared, which contracted to build a super fast high-speed network in Seattle, has suffered the ignominy of apparent insolvency, inadequacy and incompetence when it comes to facilitating Seattle’s next generation of broadband Internet access. Under the plan overseen by former Mayor Mike McGinn, Gigabit Squared had the opportunity to  to lease parts of the city’s […]

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2013 Heart Walk Attracts Thousands, Raises Knowledge plus Millions to Help Save Lives

2013 Heart Walk Attracts Thousands, Raises Knowledge plus Millions to Help Save Lives

Survivors of heart disease and stroke, including children living with congenital heart conditions, were among the thousands of walkers taking part in the annual Puget Sound Heart and Stroke Walk, Saturday, October 26 at Seattle Center. The walk is the largest community event for the local American Heart Association (AHA) with the goal of raising […]

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Yowl! Seattle Interactive Conference Is Hot for Those Who Design, Develop & Program, Oct 28-30

Yowl! Seattle Interactive Conference Is Hot for Those Who Design, Develop & Program, Oct 28-30

The third edition of the annual Seattle Interactive Conference (www.seattleinteractive.com) has announced a powerful combination of presentations and panel discussions, structured networking events, master class sessions, and more for participants who Design, Develop or Program. Dedicated to the theme of “Transparency,” the three-day event is set for October 28-30 at The Conference Center of the […]

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Sit, Snap and Win the Seahawk’s Ultimate Home Seat on Twitter

Sit, Snap and Win the Seahawk’s Ultimate Home Seat on Twitter

CenturyLink , the Seattle Seahawks’ official high-speed Internet provider, is teaming up with the NFL’s most exciting Northwest franchise and cornerback Richard Sherman for the Ultimate Home Seats Sweepstakes. The social media-driven contest invites Seattle metro-area fans to seek out the Ultimate Home Seat for their chance to win prizes, including coveted Red Zone tickets to a Seahawks game or one-of-a-kind merchandise autographed by Richard […]

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